Level 6 PGCE ( Professional Certificate in Education)


1.5 Years

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Please note this course is set in September 2022.

We recommend you book on for then or reserve your space with a deposit.

You will be able to get a refund up to the 1st of July 2022 but not before then.

The Level 6 Diploma in Teaching and Learning by Direction Learning Ltd is to develop learners understanding of the theory and practice involved in education.

It provides learners with an opportunity to engage with the challenges facing professionals and policy makers in their own country. It will provide knowledge that underpins the ability to work as an effective practitioner in the education sector. It combines both theoretical and practical knowledge in the education profession and will develop and enhance knowledge and skills in the areas of curriculum planning,

effective performance, action research and development.

Learners will be able to work in a variety of roles within education and/or management.

Course Contents

  • Lesson Planning (20 credits)

  • Reflective Teaching (20 credits)

  • Management of Class Dynamics (20 credits)

  • Curriculum Design (20 credits)

  • Integrated Education (20 credits)

  • Technology in Education (20 credits)

Method of Delivery

The qualification is flexible in its delivery in order to accommodate all learners the distance learning path is now open for September start.

The qualification is delivered face-to-face, through lectures, tutorials, seminars, distance, online by Direction Learning Ltd


For entry onto the Level 6 Diploma in Teaching and Learning qualification, learners must possess:

  • Relevant NQF/QCF/RQF Level 5 diploma or equivalent recognised qualification

  • Mature learners (over 21) with management experience (learners must check with the delivery centre regarding this experience prior to registering for the programme)

  • Learner must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the course

  • English requirements: If a learner is not from a majority English-speaking country must provide evidence of English language competency. For more information visit English Language Expectations page in this website.


This qualifications at RQF Level 6 represent practical knowledge, skills, capabilities and competences that are assessed in academic terms as being equivalent to Bachelor’s Degrees with Honours, Bachelor’s Degrees, Professional Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE), Graduate Diplomas and Graduate Certificates.


Successful completion of the Level 6 Diploma in Teaching and Learning qualification enables learners to progress into employment.